Exclusive: Flipkart sees more senior-level exits

Rajul-JainHomegrown e-commerce company Flipkart has seen fresh senior-level exits at both the flagship marketplace as well as subsidiary online fashion retailer Myntra. The list includes Myntra’s supply chain head and senior vice president Rajul Jain, who was one of the cofounders of lifestyle e-tailer Yebhi.com. Sharad Agarwal, vice president and distinguished engineer at Flipkart who […]

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India’s e-commerce story is just beginning, will continue investing: Amazon

Amazon-by-Shah-Junaid-(2)1Claiming a significant three-fold jump in sales in the month of October from last year, e-commerce heavyweight Amazon said it would continue investing big in India as it considers the market very early in its e-commerce trajectory. US-based Amazon, which started operations in the country in June 2013, has already invested $2 billion into its India […]

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Flipkart to launch offline stores to reach out to users in smaller cities

VCCircle_Flipkart8India’s largest e-commerce venture Flipkart is mulling over launching physical stores in smaller cities to attract more customers. Under its new project that it internally calls ‘assisted commerce’, Flipkart wants to cement its position as the preferred online retailer even in the remote cities of the country through planned brick-and-mortar stores, to double its user […]

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